Serving the residents of southern Solano County, including the
communities of Vallejo, Benicia and American Canyon, Sutter Solano
Medical Center offers 111 licensed beds and delivers a wide range
of technologically advanced inpatient and outpatient services.
These include 24-hour emergency services, critical and transitional
care, surgery, diagnostic imaging, cardiac, obstetrics and
physical, occupational and speech therapy. The recent renovation of
its Family Birthing Center and new Implant Program to Treat
Prostate Cancer are examples of Sutter Solano's dedication to
serving growing community needs.
The Clinical Laboratory Scientist performs all aspects of
laboratory testing in one or more sections of laboratory.
- Ensures the accuracy and timeliness of test results and/or
blood products by performing quality control testing, instrument
maintenance and troubleshooting.
- Performs analytic procedures, including testing of specimens
and/or blood products, reviewing results and interpreting
- Performs post-analytic procedures, including result
release/reporting, result correction/amendment, responding to
inquiries, and specimen storage and retrieval.
- Performs pre-analytic procedures, including test order entry,
specimen collection, specimen processing and/or blood product
Education/ Knowledge, including Licensure/ Certification/
Baccalaureate degree in clinical lab science or other related
science or relevant military medical laboratory training with
minimum two year experience.
California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License.
Knowledge of theory and test application of clinical chemistry,
hematology/microscopy and coagulation are required. Knowledge of
tranfusion service and flow cytometry theory and test applications
may be required if working in those areas.
Current experience as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist in one or
more sections of the laboratory is highly desirable. Experience
providing laboratory testing for similar patient populations
(examples include pediatric, neonatal, oncology, perinatal and
cardiac) is highly desirable. Experience working in a laboratory
with a computerized laboratory information system is highly
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment,
multi-tasking and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work in a complex, fast-paced environment and take
appropriate actions in challenging situations